April 28, 2015, Vienna (Austria), a debut loan agreement was signed between Belarusbank and Oesterreichische Kontrollbank (OeKB) to finance export-import transactions between Belarusian and Austrian businesses guaranteed by the Ministry of Finance of Austria.
On the part of Belarusbank the agreement was signed by the Chairman of the Board Siarhei Pisaryk. OeKB was represented by a Member of the Board of Executive Directors, CEO Dr. Rudolf Scholten.
Photo: Belarusbank Chairman of the Board Siarhei Pisaryk and OeKB Member of the Board of Executive Directors, CEO Dr. Rudolf Scholten
“Such guarantees are exceptional and unprecedented. They demonstrate high trust in our bank and recognition of its business reputation – said Belarusbank’s Chairman of the Board Siarhei Pisaryk – For us this debut agreement is a new level of relationship in international business”.
The transaction with the Austrian bank will further strengthen and promote bilateral cooperation between our countries
Photo: Belarusbank Chairman of the Board Siarhei Pisaryk (third on the right) and Dieter Nell, Head of Credit Department, Senior Director of OeKB (second on the right)
Oesterreichische Kontrollbank Aktiengesellschaft (OeKB) is Austria’s main provider of financial and information services to the export industry and the capital market. True to its mandate to support the Austrian economy, OeKB has served trade and industry since the institution's founding in 1946. Its shareholders are commercial banks located in Austria.